Comcast False Ad Suit Worth ‘Little Money,’ Judge Says

Law360, San Francisco (April 20, 2017, 10:09 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge said Thursday he’ll likely dismiss a putative class action alleging Comcast tacks on hidden cable fees, but said even though the suit may be worth “very, very little money,” the subscribers can replead and will likely be able to proceed with misrepresentation claims.

The suit, filed in October, alleges the cable provider advertises one price to get customers to sign up, hiding in its promotions and billing two fees: a “Broadcast TV Fee” and a “Regional Sports Fee,” which can add as...
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